Archive for the 'Utility Stocks' Category

Dividend stock bargain: A high-yielding utility stock on sale

Until recently, finding undervalued dividend stocks in this market has been a real challenge.  While there were plenty of dividend stock bargains to be found during the market lows in March 2009 – when no one wanted to buy them – the market’s spectacular run-up since then not only “corrected” that situation, but pushed valuations […]

Three stocks with affordable 4% dividends

A recent article at SmartMoney focuses on 3 Stocks With Affordable 4% Yields. By “affordable” the article is referring to the companies’ abilities to pay their dividends while still having enough cash to pay for other expenses and investments – a sign that the dividends are likely to be safe. The stocks – which include […]

6 utility stocks with good return potential

Sporting low price-earnings multiples and ample dividend yields, utility stocks may be good values here says Andrew Bary of Barron’s. In a recent article and accompanying short 1:09-minute video (see below), Bary argues that many utility shares could offer a total return of 15% or more over the coming year when their dividend yields – […]

3 high yielding electric utility stocks

Top yielding electric utility stocks are the subject of a post today at Stockerblog. Three utility stocks in particular are mentioned – none of which, unfortunately, are going to make it on to my active watchlist. Here’s my quick take on the three utility stocks mentioned (the stars represent Dividendinvestor.com’s star ranking system – three […]

5 utility stocks with dependable dividends

When it comes to dependable dividends, utility stocks are often the first investments that come to mind – but even those haven’t been a safe haven lately. But a just-posted article by Bullish Bankers sifts through the sector to find five utility stocks with dividends you can count on. Here’s my quick take on the […]